Study looks at how many parents don't recognize potentially serious health consequences of childhood obesity and fail to do anything about it
A new study links severe pain during childbirth to postpartum depression
Dr. Jon LaPook and Dr. Holly Phillips discuss the top medical stories on "CBS This Morning: Saturday"
Watch and read: Dr. LaPook's Morning Rounds page has the latest on what you can do to stay healthy
Health officials in Florida have confirmed the first cases of Chikungunya, a dangerous mosquito-borne virus, have been acquired in the mainland U.S.
Now that warm weather has arrived, it's time to eat, drink -- and be wary
In our busy, connected world it can be challenging to decompress, but there are ways to optimize the health benefits of a getaway
Dr. Marc Leichtung of Manhattan Dental Arts provides helpful hints to keep your teeth on the up-and-up
Study finds concussions and other lacrosse injuries are increasing. Could more be done to protect players?
New research could help with more accurate prognosis and future drug development
New research confirms the risks from a minimally invasive surgical procedure called morcellation
A high-fat diet may have unexpected health consequences, a study on mice suggests
Scientists have zeroed in on more than 100 genes linked to risk for the psychiatric disorder, which may help lead to more effective treatments
The average human today is bigger and lives longer than people at any other time in history
Peaches, nectarines, plums and other fruits are being recalled by Wawona Packing Company, which distributes to a number of nationwide supermarket chains
New study addresses concern that the drug might encourage riskier behavior
A new study shows that women who suffer from heart attacks have worse outcomes than men
Amid concerns about concussions, legislation limits middle and high schools to 90-minute sessions twice a week
Some doctors and dentists are encouraging patients to open up "zero-interest" medical credit cards, but the cards have costly "gotchas"
Wallace J. Nichols' "Blue Mind" book links exposure to water with an increase in happy hormones and a decrease in stress hormones...so hit the beach!